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Career Advancement Opportunities

January 2021 Private Equity

  • Blackstone Group 99.2%
  • The Riverside Company 98.3%
  • Warburg Pincus 97.5%
  • Apollo Global Management 96.6%
  • KKR (Kohlberg Kravis Roberts) 95.8%

Overall Employee Satisfaction

January 2021 Consulting

  • Bain & Company 99.3%
  • Boston Consulting Group (BCG) 98.6%
  • McKinsey and Co 97.8%
  • Cornerstone Research 97.1%
  • Alvarez & Marsal 96.4%

Professional Growth Opportunities

January 2021 Private Equity

  • Blackstone Group 99.2%
  • The Riverside Company 98.3%
  • Warburg Pincus 97.5%
  • Apollo Global Management 96.6%
  • KKR (Kohlberg Kravis Roberts) 95.8%

Total Avg Compensation

January 2021 Consulting

  • Principal (19) $274
  • Director/MD (42) $261
  • Vice President (30) $242
  • Engagement Manager (71) $215
  • Manager (122) $165
  • 2nd Year Associate (109) $138
  • Senior Consultant (255) $128
  • 3rd+ Year Associate (88) $126
  • NA (9) $126
  • Consultant (465) $114
  • 1st Year Associate (412) $114
  • Engineer (4) $110
  • 3rd+ Year Analyst (105) $106
  • 2nd Year Analyst (228) $95
  • Associate Consultant (130) $94
  • 1st Year Analyst (800) $83
  • Intern/Summer Associate (129) $82
  • Intern/Summer Analyst (355) $66